Sat.Feb 10, 2024

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Happy Chinese New Year

Ask a Tech Teacher

Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival or Lunar New Year, is a traditional Chinese festival that marks the beginning of the Chinese lunar calendar. The celebration usually lasts for 15 days. The date varies each year, based on the lunar calendar. This year, it is February 10, 2024. During Chinese New Year, people welcome the new year and engage in activities that bring good luck.

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What role should a teacher play in choosing books kids read?

The Cornerstone for Teachers

Previously , I wrote about the tension surrounding book choice in schools from four main parties: parents, teachers, students, and admin. This article will not have an admin option. It will address a group I left out last time instead: librarians. Guiding students in book choices is not an administrator’s role, as I understand it; we trust the mentors directly speaking into students’ lives for that.